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Abbott, Porter H. Real Mysteries: Narrative & the Unknowable. Columbus: The Ohio State University Press, 2013. Pp. x + 178. $14.95 (Kindle); $14.95 (CD); $57.95 (cloth).
Antliff, Mark and Scott W. Klein, eds. Vorticism: New Perspectives. New York: Oxford University Press, 2013. Pp. xi + 304. $66.60 (cloth).
Applin, Jo. Eccenctric Objects: Rethinking Sculpture in 1960s America. New Haven: Yale University Press, 2012. Pp. 176. $45.00 (cloth).
Attewell, Nadine. Better Britons: Reproduction, National Identity, and the Afterlife of Empire. Toronto, Buffalo, London: University of Toronto Press, 2014. Pp. xi + 324. $64.95 (ebook); $65.00 (cloth).
Backus, Margot Gayle. Scandal Work: James Joyce, the New Journalism, and the Home Rule Newspaper Wars. Notre Dame: University of Notre Dame Press, 2013. Pp. 328. $37.00 (paper).
Barnhart, Bruce. Jazz in the Time of the Novel: The Temporal Politics of American Race and Culture. Tuscaloosa: The University of Alabama Press, 2013. Pp. xi + 252. $49.95 (cloth); $49.95 (ebook).
Basilio, Miriam M. Visual Propaganda, Exhibitions, and the Spanish Civil War. Surrey and Burlington: Ashgate Publishing, 2013. Pp. xvi + 304. $119.95 (cloth).
Baskind, Samantha. Jewish Artists and the Bible in Twentieth-Century America. University Park, PA: Pennsylvania State University Press, 2014. Pp. xix + 239. $39.95 (cloth).
Beaumont, Matthew and Matthew Ingleby, eds. G. K. Chesterton, London and Modernity. London and New York: Bloomsbury Academic, 2013. Pp. ix + 245. $92.99 (ebook); $110.00 (cloth).
Blackburn, Simon. Mirror, Mirror: The Uses and Abuses of Self-Love. Princeton and Oxford: Princeton University Press, 2014. Pp. xi + 209. $24.95 (cloth).
Blyn, Robin. The Freak-Garde: Extraordinary Bodies and Revolutionary Art in America. Minneapolis and London: University of Minnesota Press, 2013. Pp. xiii + 281. $27.50 (paper); 82.50 (cloth).
Bradshaw, David and Rachel Potter, eds. Prudes on the Prowl: Fiction & Obscenity in England, 1850 to the Present Day. New York: Oxford University Press, 2013. Pp. vii + 232. $80.00 (cloth).
Brooker, Peter, Sascha Bru, Andrew Thacker, and Christian Weikop, eds. The Oxford Critical and Cultural History of Modernist Magazines, vol. 3: Europe 1880–1940. Parts I and II. New York: Oxford University Press, 2013. Pp. xxxii + 690; xx + 1471. $250.00 (cloth).
Brühwiler, Claudia Franziska. Political Initiation in the Novels of Philip Roth. New York: Bloomsbury, 2013. Pp. xv + 174. $110.00 (cloth).
Buchanan, Judith, ed. The Writer on Film: Screening Literary Authorship. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2013. Pp. xv + 270. $85.00 (cloth).
Buell, Lawrence. The Dream of the Great American Novel. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2014. Pp. xii + 567. $39.95 (cloth).
Cadegan, Una M. All Good Books Are Catholic Books: Print Culture, Censorship, and Modernity in Twentieth-Century America. Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 2013. Pp. x + 230. $39.95 (cloth).
Camus, Albert. Algerian Chronicles. Ed. Alice Kaplan, trans. Arthur Goldhammer. Cambridge: Belknap Press, 2013. Pp. xii + 224. $21.95 (cloth). [End Page 583]
Carter, David. Always Almost Modern: Australian Print Cultures and Modernity. Melbourne: Australian Scholarly Publishing, 2013. Pp. xv + 312. $41.00 (paper).
Cheng, Anne Anlin. Second Skin: Josephine Baker and the Modern Surface. New York: Oxford University Press, 2011. Pp. xi + 234. $49.95 (cloth); $24.95 (paper).
Colls, Robert. George Orwell: English Rebel. New York and London: Oxford University Press, 2013. Pp. xii + 330. $34.95 (cloth).
Cronan, Todd. Against Affective Formalism: Matisse, Bergson, Modernism. Minneapolis and London: University of Minnesota Press, 2013. Pp. xi + 324. $30.00 (paper); $90.00 (cloth).
Crow, Charles L., ed. American Gothic: From Salem Witchcraft to H. P. Lovecraft, An Anthology, 2nd ed. Malden, MA: Wiley-Blackwell, 2013. Pp. xxvi + 519. $99.95 (cloth); $49.95 (paper).
Diepeveen, Leonard, ed. Mock Modernism: An Anthology of Parodies, Travesties, Frauds, 1910–1935. Toronto, Buffalo, London: University of Toronto Press, 2014. Pp. xiv + 427. $74.95 (ebook); $75.00 (cloth).
Duncan, Robert. Collected Essays and Other Prose. James Maynard, ed. Berkeley, Los Angeles and London: University of California Press, 2014. Pp. xl + 541. $60.00 (cloth).
Eckhard, Petra. Chronotopes of the Uncanny: Time and Space in Postmodern New York Novels; Paul Auster’s City of Glass and Toni Morrison’s Jazz. Bielefeld: Transcript Verlag, 2011. $39.51 (paper).
Edmond, Jacob. A Common Strangeness...


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